September 2020 – National Market Update

So what’s happening in our real estate market globally? Well, that’s the question of the hour. Well, first off, let me just start off by saying that I am just reporting what analysts and real estate experts across the nation are predicting and stating. I personally, nor anyone else can actually control or predict what’s … Continued

The Importance of Home Inspection

Why would it be important to actually get inspections done prior to actually listing your house on the market for sale? After being involved in over 2,000 homes here in East County, Brentwood, California, 94513, and Oakley, California, 94561, we know something about that. In our area, it’s typically customary for the buyers to pay … Continued

Timelines when selling your home

Timelines before listing a home. So, a question that I often get asked by people is about the timelines when they’re selling? What should you expect? After working with hundreds of sellers here in East County, it’s a question that we get asked all the time. Hi, I’m Krista Mashore, owner and associate broker of … Continued

Why do I need a home inspection?

So, you’re buying a home and you’re wondering, “Why do I need inspections? And which inspections should I have?” If you don’t have inspections, you might not know if there’s, let’s say, a cracked tile that could later on lead to a leak. Or, maybe the house has termites. Or, there’s leaks somewhere in the … Continued

Don’t overprice your home!

Don’t do it. That’s right. Don’t overprice your home, even right now in this crazy made sellers market. It makes a difference. Now, here’s the deal. First of all, everyone always thinks that their house is worth more than it is. Shh. Don’t tell anyone, but I even do the exact same thing when selling … Continued

Negotiation

Make sure you let my team and I do the negotiating for you. You can’t imagine the cats that you can let out of the bag when you open that beautiful, pretty mouth of yours to talk to the buyer or the buyer’s agent. You may think that you’re being nice, but you never know … Continued

Exposure & Digital Marketing

It’s a crazy sellers market. So let me ask you a question. Does that mean that we as agents should just sell homes right away and use mediocre, outdated, marketing techniques? No, no, no. It can cost you thousands if you make that mistake. So you’re thinking about selling your home. Well, you’ve got to … Continued

August 2020 Market Update – The Recovery

Did you know that negative publicity actually gets more attention than positive publicity? So it stands to reason that the major networks want to actually show you all of the bad stuff that’s happening in the economy, because they know negative headlines sell. Well, I think it’s time to look at some of the positive … Continued

1801 Anastasia Dr, Brentwood, CA 94513

This gorgeous single story home in Brentwood is the perfect community to raise children/ a family as it is near 10 parks, fantastic schools, shopping centers/plazas, and bike paths. The community amenities include a community center, gated pool, picnic area, playscape, and a clubhouse with a kitchen. This single-level split floor plan has upgrades throughout … Continued